Car Camping & Fishing the Tarryall

We returned from our trip, Car Camping & Fishing the Tarryall, on Sunday, September 18 2016.

Special thanks to Jim Hoffmeyer for letting us use his land and fishing access on the Tarryall for this lovely car-camping outing. And thanks to Jim, too, for a fabulous cowboy breakfast cooked over campfire. Deb and Michael rangled the cats on this relaxed and easy weekend outing.

Trip departure and return dates and time: 
Saturday, September 17 2016 8:00 AM to Sunday, September 18 2016 7:00 PM
Required Pre-trip Meeting date and time: 
Wed, Sep 14 2016 7:00 PM
Trip Description: 

This overnight car camping outing includes fly fishing on the famous Tarryall Creek, a creek that has some fish that could test the strength of tenkara rods. This outings is part of the Boulder Valley ICO Tenkara Academy and the Boulder Valley ICO Photography Academy. Participants and volunteers are encouraged to visit the Tenkara Academy Page on this website in advance of the outing for basic information and learning materials related to tenkara fly fishing. A fishing license is NOT required to fish on the private lands to which we will have access. 

Main Activities: 
Difficulty Rating: 
Max Number of Youth Participants: 
Min Number of Youth Participants: 
Age/ grade level(s): 
Elementary (4-5)
Middle (6-8)
Youth Permission Slip (to be filled out by parent/guardians and returned to the agency representative): 
Destination & Safety Info: 

Park County - Guanella Pass

Hospital Name, Address and Phone: 
St Anthony Evergreen Urgent Care, 32214 Ellingwood Trl., Evergreen, CO 80439-9719, 303-679-2020
County Name and Sherrif's Phone Number: 
Park Co Sheriff: 59865 US-285, Bailey, CO 80421, 303 838 4441
Sierra Club Outings Phone: 
Land Use Agency Name, Address and Phone: 

Pike NF, South Platte Ranger District 303.275.5610

State Patrol District and Phone : 
CSP District 4, 970-858-2250
Emergency Services Number(s):